Articles: #parenting

Preparing the kids for their return to school

Preparing the kids for their return to school

Mid Morning Mix

Angela Mitra, Curriculum Coordinator at Obersee Bilingual School, has some great tips to prepare children for their return to school next week. She looks at some practical things that parents co...

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Learn More: Starting a new year (2 October 2017)

Learn More: Starting a new year (2 October 2017)

Learn More

On this edition of Learn More, Sean Power – director general of the Institut Florimont in Geneva – looks at how schools deal with students at the beginning of the new academic year. Eve...

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Dig It! Gardening with Children

Dig It! Gardening with Children

Dig It!

I love this time of year, the fresh slate of a new school year gives you a chance to start afresh, dig a veggie patch, buy some bulbs for next spring or plan a new border in the garden.

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Kids In Mind: Divorce 1 (31 August 2017)

Kids In Mind: Divorce 1 (31 August 2017)

Kids in Mind

On this week's Kids in Mind, Dr Rebecca Weber looks at the subject of divorce - and how painful is it for children and how the parents should handle their own issues for the kids.

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After-school fun with Intersoccer this Autumn term

After-school fun with Intersoccer this Autumn term

Mid Morning Mix

Steve joins Katt on the Mid Morning Mix to talk about Intersoccer courses and why it's great for 2 - 12 year olds to get outside and play football! We talk about the sport itself and what yo...

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Learn More: Summer Break 2  (June 27 2017)

Learn More: Summer Break 2 (June 27 2017)

Learn More

On this week's Learn More, Sean Power from the Institut Florimont says students who want to make sure they stay up to date with their school work during the long summer break should talk to the...

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Learn More: Summer Break 1 (20 June 2017)

Learn More: Summer Break 1 (20 June 2017)

Learn More

On this week's Learn More, Sean Power from the Institut Florimont looks ahead to the summer break - what do teachers do when the kids are off? Quite a lot actually...

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Learn More - looking at the start of year (13 June 2017)

Learn More - looking at the start of year (13 June 2017)

Learn More

On this week's Learn More, Sean Power - head of the Institut Florimont - looks at how the schools prepare for the new academic year. That preparation is going on now - even before the end of th...

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Learn More - Leadership (23 May 2017)

Learn More - Leadership (23 May 2017)

Learn More

On this edition of Learn More, Sean Power from the Institut Florimont looks at how to give children today direction on how to be leaders.

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Kids in Mind: ADHD 4 (15 June 2017)

Kids in Mind: ADHD 4 (15 June 2017)

Kids in Mind

On this month's Kids in Mind, Dr Rebecca Weber looks at how ADD or ADHD can affect home life.

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Kids in Mind: ADHD 1 (25 May 2017)

Kids in Mind: ADHD 1 (25 May 2017)

Kids in Mind

On this month's Kids in Mind, Dr Rebecca Weber looks at Attention Deficit Disorder and Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder. In this show Rebecca tells us the difference of the two diso...

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Learn More: Keeping track of objectives (3 May 2017)

Learn More: Keeping track of objectives (3 May 2017)

Learn More

On this week's edition of Learn More, Sean Power from the Institute Florimont looks at how schools make sure the kids are keeping up with the class.

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Kids In Mind: Body Image - impact of parents (17 February 2017)

Kids In Mind: Body Image - impact of parents (17 February 2017)

Kids in Mind

On this edition of Kids in Mind, Dr Rebecca Weber looks at the impact parents can have on their child's own body image

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Kids In Mind: Body Image - is it just growing up? (10 February 2017)

Kids In Mind: Body Image - is it just growing up? (10 February 2017)

Kids in Mind

On this edition, Dr Rebecca Weber examines body image - is it just a normal part of growing up? And when should parents get concerned?

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Kids In Mind: Body Image: What is it? (3 February 2017)

Kids In Mind: Body Image: What is it? (3 February 2017)

Kids in Mind

On this edition of Kids in Mind, Dr Rebecca Weber examines the issue of body image - what exactly is that?

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Kids In Mind: Couples becoming Parents 4 (26 January 2017)

Kids In Mind: Couples becoming Parents 4 (26 January 2017)

Kids in Mind

This month, Rebecca Weber talks to John Kohl, a psychologist based in Geneva, on how couples' relationship develops as they become parents. In this show - navigating conflict.

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Kids In Mind: Couples becoming Parents 3 (19 January 2017)

Kids In Mind: Couples becoming Parents 3 (19 January 2017)

Kids in Mind

This month, Rebecca Weber talks to John Kohl, a psychologist based in Geneva, on how couples' relationship develops as they become parents. In this show - self care for parents.

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Kids In Mind: Couples becoming Parents 2 (12 January 2017)

Kids In Mind: Couples becoming Parents 2 (12 January 2017)

Kids in Mind

This month, Rebecca Weber talks to John Kohl, a psychologist based in Geneva, on how couples' relationship develops as they become parents. In this show - parenting as a couple.

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Letting go

Letting go

Time to help your children spread their wings... By Rebecca Weber

Provided by British School of Geneva

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Kids In Mind Diagnosis: ADHD and other difficulties (17 November 2016)

Kids In Mind Diagnosis: ADHD and other difficulties (17 November 2016)

Kids in Mind

In this series, Dr Rebecca Weber looks at diabnosing mental health problems. How do we separate mental health issues with learning difficulties.

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Kids In Mind Diagnosis: getting treatment (10 November 2016)

Kids In Mind Diagnosis: getting treatment (10 November 2016)

Kids in Mind

In this series, Dr Rebecca Weber tells us what sort of treatment is available to children and teens who have been diagnosed with a mental health problem.

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Kids In Mind Diagnosis - why parents seek diagnosis (3 November 2016)

Kids In Mind Diagnosis - why parents seek diagnosis (3 November 2016)

Kids in Mind

In this series, Dr Rebecca Weber looks at diagnosing mental health issues. This week, why do parents seek out a diagnosis.

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Kids In Mind Dependence 4 (19 October 2016)

Kids In Mind Dependence 4 (19 October 2016)

Kids in Mind

On this week's Kids in Mind, Dr Rebecca Weber looks at the issue of independence versus dependence. The tricky balance of dependence and independence in teens.

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Kids In Mind Dependence 3 (12 October 2016)

Kids In Mind Dependence 3 (12 October 2016)

Kids in Mind

On this week's Kids in Mind, Dr Rebecca Weber looks at the issue of independence versus dependence. How do school aged kids handle being on their own?

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